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The Quickest Way To Change How You See The World

Take a look at this population graphic. More data viz should look like this.

Posted on May 6, 2013, at 10:19 a.m. ET

This runs against the worst currents in modern data visualization: It doesn't contain too much information, it's visually sparse, and it makes no particularly charged point.

And yet it's as powerful as the viewer's perspective allows it to be. It's perfect, in other words.